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John Woolman

John Woolman/October 30, 1720– October 7, 1772) was a North American merchant, tailor, journalist, and itinerant Quaker preacher, and an early abolitionist in the colonial era. Based in Mount Holly, New Jersey, near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he traveled through frontier areas of British North America to preach Quaker beliefs, and advocate against slavery and the slave trade, cruelty to animals, economic injustices and oppression, and conscription. Beginning in... Read More

BornOctober 19, 1720
Province of New Jersey
DiedOctober 7, 1772 (aged 51)
York, Kingdom of Great Britain
OccupationTrade
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